Prevention and Treatment of Youth Sport Injuries
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Rules whether set by a local sports organization or a governing body such as the NCAA should always be followed. Participation rules are there for your safety and the safety of your youth athletes. For example in football you should always tackle with the proper techniques. Also you should observe all other rules such as facemasks and mouth guards as they are there because they are proven to prevent certain injuries. Some organizations institute mandatory water breaks. Also the length of halftimes and break periods are based on research and should not be hurried to shorten the evening.